|Sadayatana 101: Delight In Shadows - John Tocher|
Why should this propensity to seek beauty in darkness be so strong only in Orientals? The West too has known a time when there was no electricity, gas, or petroleum, yet so far as I know the West has never been disposed to delight in shadows. Japanese ghosts have traditionally no feet; Western ghosts have feet, but are transparent. As even this trifle suggests, pitch darkness has always occupied our fantasies, while in the West even ghosts are clear as glass...
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|Sadayatana 157: Shadow of Decay - John Tocher|
All life is fundamentally & inextricably sad, with the perpetual snatching away of all the chance combinations of image & vista & mood that we become attached to, & the perpetual encroachment of the shadow of decay upon illusions of expansion & liberation which buoyed us up & spurred us on in youth. - H. P. Lovecraft, Letter to Frank Belknap Long (27 February 1931) startartisttitle00:00Ars Sonorreturn of the unborn02:15The Implicit OrderNight Wandering09:20Bird Paradigmashroud14:08Willy Stamati...
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|Sadayatana 106: Pitch Blackness - John Tocher|
If you're in pitch blackness, all you can do is sit tight until your eyes get used to the dark. - Haruki Murakami, Norwegian Wood (1987) startartisttitle00:00Old VillageInvocação das Esferas Antigas04:14Thanatoloop & HarEl Retrato19:47ABGALPandorum20:20cdrxLe Chant Troublant Des Sirènes25:26elizabeth veldonthe white hare of the calder water (for thomas veldon)51:25Akashic Crow's NestEquidistant65:53Wings of an AngelPulse Zero But Still Alive (unreleased)77:57BardoseneticcubeGOD 52897:09Beute...
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